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"It is difficult to get a promotion."

Translation:Het is moeilijk om promotie te maken.

3 years ago

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How do you say to promote someone? Like "I promote you" or something like yeah.

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"Deze leerling is niet bevorderd." -- This student/pupil has to stay down/be held back. (i.e. not proceed to the next level in school.)

"Deze leerling is tot/naar een hogere klas bevorderd." -- This student/pupil is promoted/permitted to proceed to the next form/class/grade.

Iemand bevorderen -- to promote someone (e.g. to a higher rank, etc.)

Een nieuw product promoten/bevorderen -- to promote a new product.

Zichzelf promoten -- to promote oneself on social/mass media, etc.

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Some additional elements of expressions/phrases:

  • ter bevordering van -- for the advancement/promotion of

  • de bevordering van de wetenschappen -- the advancement of science

  • bevordering naar anciĆ«nniteit -- promotion by senority

  • voor bevordering in aanmerking komen -- *be elegible for promotion"

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